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earn out

verb bring to a zero balance, bring up to date, defray the expenses, lend, loan, paid back, pay back after an advance, repayment, used upGenerally: indemnify, recoupment, reimburse, remit
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Thus, when a vendor accepts an earn-out, it normally does so in exchange for the opportunity to receive a higher price when the agreed performance measures are met.
As the shareholder representative, SRS manages all post-closing matters, including working capital and other purchase price adjustments, tax reviews, earn-outs, the handling of claims, disputes and litigation, communications with acquirers and selling shareholders, and management and distribution of escrow and expense funds.
There was a significant increase in the use of earn-outs in European M&A in 2014, rising from 14% of deals in 2013 to 19% and indicating confidence in future performance by sellers.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The road to a life science M&A exit may be long and sometimes complicated, but it often leads to real earn-out payments, according to data released today.
This includes determining whether the earn-out should be tied to revenue, operating margins, profit, or a combination of these benchmarks.
This latter approach was recently employed when SBO obtained a 5-year construction loan commitment plus a 5-year earn-out with respect to a substantial 80/20 project located in midtown New York.
The primary difference between the current three and six month periods compared to the same prior year periods is the loss from continuing operations in fiscal 2013 compared to income from operations in fiscal 2012, severance and restructuring charges as a result of reducing our overall operating costs to further streamline the business, and earn-out charges and payments as a result of our prior acquisitions.
On the advice of its investment banker, Richard Barrett (then at UBS Securities), Fleet structured the transaction as an earn-out, meaning that payments to NatWest would be stretched out over a four-year period.
These statements include, but are not limited to, statements about the impact of this divestiture on the Company's future prospects and operating results, the Company's ability to complete this divestiture and meet future performance requirements to satisfy some or all of the earn-out milestones and earn future royalties, and the Company's ability to identify and complete additional acquisitions in the future.
The earn-out obligations arose from the June 23, 2006 agreement for the Company's purchase from IP of the kraft paper business assets, including a paper mill located in Roanoke Rapids, NC, and a dunnage bag manufacturing facility located in Fordyce, AR.
NYSE: MTZ) today announced that it has signed an amendment which significantly improves the Company's economics in the earn-out associated with the Nsoro acquisition, MasTec's wireless infrastructure construction and maintenance subsidiary.
earn-out based on the level of the 2P reserves of the potential Huron field in the Niscota license; - earn-out linked to the level of the oil price.